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The Sheldon Arms

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2 Lord Sheldon Way, Ashton-under-Lyne OL6 7UB, England
+44 161 371 2090
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good37%
  • Average18%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible10%
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Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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2 Lord Sheldon Way, Ashton-under-Lyne OL6 7UB, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service was great. Carvery was well worth the price. Plenty of choice with veg. Will definitely go again..

Thank kathleen m
Olivia S, General Manager at The Sheldon Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Kathleen, Thank you for your lovely review. Glad you enjoyed the carvery! hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards Olivia Sherrington General Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely carvery and kids meals, bit more expensive than other local carveries but nicer clientele.woild I recommend? Yes, would I go back? Yes

Thank Gemma T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good new menu. A bit more expensive than previous offerings, but much more appealing. Good service and tasty food, well cooked. Presentation ruined by the silly obsession with putting food in stupid things like killer jars and tiny buckets. The lemon slice for my fish...More

Thank ChrisBangs
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First visit to the Sheldon Arms very impressed with the decor of the Pub, really up to a high standard. Booked the table online good idea for the Pub was Packed when we arrived and went straight to our table. Service was good a prompt...More

Thank Meeanee
Olivia S, General Manager at The Sheldon Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you so much for your lovely feedback! glad you enjoyed your visit, the half roast chickens are a new addition to our carvery so i'm glad they went down well. Look forward to seeing you soon! Kind Regards Olivia Sherrington General Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited in the evening and had their carvery; there was a choice of 3 meats and lots of vegetables.. They offered advice on my wife's dietry requirements so that she could have and enjoy her meal with no side effects. Staff were friendly and...More

Thank GusHon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant food. Excellent staff. Great place for families, couples or on your own. Carvery, with all the veg you can fit on the plate

Thank Peter W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We popped into the sheldon arms for a quick drink before heading the football and the welcome we got was fantastic, loved the layout, shame really as we would have loved to stay and had a meal, will remember for next time we visit. We...More

Thank matthew h
Reviewed 11 October 2017

Really comfortable atmosphere, service was great, food great, the Yorkshire Pudding Wrap with shredded chicken was delicious also the Very Berry Meringue the same, they also do a varied carvery plus a varied menu.

Thank kathw1949
Olivia S, General Manager at The Sheldon Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2017

Hi, Thank you so much for your lovely review, glad you enjoyed it so much. One of my favourites the yorkshre pudding wrap! Look forward to seeing you again soon! Kind Regards Olivia Sherrington General manager

Reviewed 11 October 2017

went in here as passed it several times and thought i try it went in for carvery and was disapointed as meat was very chewy and the veg and stuff wasnt that hot dont think i will try againMore

Thank babs19531
Olivia S, General Manager at The Sheldon Arms, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2017

Hi, I am so sorry our carvery wasn't up to stanard upon your recent visit. We have recently received a few complaints about our beef in particular so have changed the cut in which we use. The vegetables should always be above 65 degrees so...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

We booked a table for 6pm but the staff had it down for 7pm and suggested we were wrong. Production of the email confirmation of our booking saw a table made available We then queued for TWENTY TWO minutes in the carvery line waiting for...More

Thank Gshaneg
Management response:Responded 4 October 2017

Hi, We are sorry to hear you weren't entirely happy with your last visit too us. Please email us on sheldon.arms@jwlees.co.uk to discuss this further, and hopefully restore your faith in our business. Kind Regards Beth Schofield Duty Manager

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Alan W
5 November 2016|
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Response from Anna T | Reviewed this property |
Sorry delayed response ! Breakfast price varies on order but always fresh and hot .
Brian W
3 June 2015|
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Response from Earley2 | Reviewed this property |
The staff are very good, and if the children's menu is not what you want they will accommodate any way they can.
25 January 2015|
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Response from Homecar | Reviewed this property |
Hi your asking customers here, but I would not recommend breakfast it was very poor.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Lord Sheldon Way, Ashton-under-Lyne OL6 7UB, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Greater Manchester  >  Ashton-under-Lyne
  • Phone Number: +44 161 371 2090
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